CR Quiz Tie Breaker (Monday, Mar. 7, 2016) (15 Total Points)


TdF: What caused Laurent Jalabert to abandon the 1994 Tour de France? (1 Point)
A. A “control positive” doping test
B. The death of his grandmother
C. A crash with a police officer taking a photo
D. An iron deficiency in his blood

WCRR: Who was the first rider to win the World RR championship in his native country? (2 Points)
A. Francois Faber (Lux)
B. Alfredo Binda (Ita)
C. Georges Speicher (Fra)
D. Eddy Merckx (Bel)

TdF: In which year was the first Polka Dot Jersey awarded to the Best Climber in the TdF? (3 Points)
A. 1933 (the first KoM)
B. 1947
C. 1963
D. 1975 (the first jersey awarded)

TdF: Which one of these sprinters never won the Green (Points) Jersey in the Tour de France? (4 Points)
A. Walter Godefroot (Bel)
B. Freddy Maertens (Bel)
C. Sean Kelly (Ire)
D. Djamolidine Abdujaparov (Uzb)
E. Mario Cipollini (Ita)
F. Erk Zabel (Ger)

TdF: What innovation was presented during the 1950 Tour de France? (5 Points)
A. A stage into Spain
B. Elimination of half-stages
C. Time limit deadlines at the end of each stage
D. Creation of the Maillot Vert (Green points Jersey)